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PE lawyers gather in New York to discuss latest LatAm trends

Regional uncertainty and geopolitical events are breeding opportunities for private equity investment in Latin America, according to speakers at Latin Lawyer Live: Private Equity held in New York last week.

26 September 2022

French insurer acquires Brazilian assets

French insurance group CNP Assurances has hired the São Paulo offices of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and Mattos Filho to purchase five insurance companies from Brazil’s Caixa Seguridade and Icatu for 907 million reais (US$178 million).

23 September 2022

Pinheiro Neto and Mattos Filho steer UK distributor’s PPE buy

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped a Brazilian subsidiary of UK distributor Bunzl acquire personal protective equipment (PPE) supplier Corsul Group.

23 September 2022

Bradesco buys stake in Votorantim real estate broker

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped Banco Bradesco acquire a stake in Banco Votorantim’s real estate fund manager, BV DTVM.

22 September 2022

Brazil's Semantix snaps up healthtech business

Brazilian data software provider Semantix has turned to Pinheiro Neto Advogados to acquire local healthtech company Zetta Health Analytics.

21 September 2022

Machado Meyer and Pinheiro Neto drive Tupy debt issuance

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped Brazilian car parts manufacturer Tupy make a debt issuance of 1 billion reais (US$196 million).

21 September 2022

Reinsurer IRB Brasil raises US$230 million in equity offering

IRB Brasil Resseguros has hired Hogan Lovells LLP in São Paulo and New York and Mattos Filho in São Paulo to raise 1.2 billion reais (US$230 million) in an equity offering, following multi-million dollar losses in the second quarter of the year.

15 September 2022

Still time to register for Latin Lawyer Live: Private Equity

Emanuel Hernandez, research director at Latin America-focused investment association LAVCA, and Maximiliano Ritter, head of M&A at Goldman Sachs Latin America, will discuss market trends in the opening panel of Latin Lawyer Live: Private Equity 2022 in New York next week.

15 September 2022

CADE approves KKR’s US$2.2 billion purchase of ContourGlobal

Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo has helped secure antitrust approval for US private equity group KKR’s £1.7 billion (US$2.2 billion) acquisition of British power generation company ContourGlobal, which was announced earlier this year.

07 September 2022

Votorantim and Temasek launch investment platform in Brazil

Four offices of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and Stocche Forbes in São Paulo have helped Brazilian investor Votorantim partner with state-owned Singaporean counterpart Temasek to launch a new investment platform, which is set to bring US$700 million worth of equity investment to Brazil.

26 August 2022

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